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Creative Nonfiction

Goucher College

Master On Campus
24 months
Duration
906 USD/credit
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About

Goucher College's M.F.A. in Creative Nonfiction Program is ideally suited to a writer's development, providing you with the one-on-one supervision of a faculty mentor, while allowing you the freedom and solitude to develop the skills and discipline you need to succeed. 

Overview

With its unique focus on a single genre and its strong professional emphasis on publishing, Goucher College's M.F.A. in Creative Nonfiction has gained a reputation as the best in its field. We are committed to preparing our students for writing careers. We bring editors and agents to the summer residencies and lead discussions on such practical matters as writer finances. We also sponsor annual trips to New York, where second-year students meet with some of publishing's top editors and agents.

Career

Our program is designed to connect you to the industry as well as provide your with the skills to launch or enhance your career. 

Goucher's M.F.A. in Nonfiction strives to provide career direction by offering editor-agent panels at the summer residencies and annual trips to New York for second-year students to meet with some of the top editors and agents in the publishing world.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mentorship
  • Creative Writing
  • Manuscript: Work in Progress
  • Advanced Study in Craft 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Rolling admission.

Language

English

Credits

49 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application.
    • Send official sealed transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate work.
    • Send a minimum of one letter of recommendation completed by someone who knows you well enough to give an informed opinion of your intellectual ability, capacity for sustained self-directed study, personal qualifications, and professional potential.
    • Complete the essay answering program-specific questions. Please review essay requirements below.
    • International students must also follow the international student admissions processes.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    906 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 906 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    906 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 906 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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